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Showing posts with label Rocket Lab. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Rocket Lab. Show all posts

Monday, January 28, 2019

Rocket Jobs: Rocket Lab increasing team at Mahia to 30


Rocket Lab increasing team at Mahia to 30


Article Excerpt: "...“Throughout this year we’re looking to expand the Launch Complex 1 team by up to 10 people, growing to a team of around 30 by the end of the year ...The current open roles listed on the rocketlabusa.com website include project engineer, launch technician, electrical technician and logistics assistant"


Reference: gisborneherald.co.nz

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Rocket Lab snags DARPA launch contract for first 2019 mission


Rocket Lab snags DARPA launch contract for first 2019 mission


Article Excerpt: "... The whole thing weighs 150 kilograms, or about 330 pounds; that doesn’t leave a lot of space for ride sharing, so DARPA is paying for the whole Electron rocket. The plan is to launch in late February from Rocket Lab’s facility in New Zealand on the Māhia Peninsula. The exact date will ..."


Reference: techcrunch.com

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Technical Glitch Again Delays 1st Commercial Launch of Rocket Lab's Electron Booster


Technical Glitch Again Delays 1st Commercial Launch of Rocket Lab's Electron Booster


Article Excerpt: "... Rocket Lab's Electron small-satellite launcher will have to wait a bit longer to take to the skies on its first commercial flight. The 57-foot-tall (17 meters) Electron rocket was scheduled to lift off today (June 26) from Rocket Lab's New Zealand launch site ..."


Reference: www.space.com

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Rocket Lab successfully makes it to space


Rocket Lab successfully makes it to space


Article Excerpt: "... Rocket Lab broke new ground today when its Electron rocket reached space at 16:23 NZST. Electron lifted-off at 16:20 NZST from Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1 on the Mahia Peninsula in New Zealand. It was the first orbital-class rocket launched from from a private launch site in the world ..."


Reference: www.rocketlabusa.com